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  • Riley Shadle: Unbroken

    Riley Shadle: Unbroken

    Thursday, February 11 2016 11:18 PM EST2016-02-12 04:18:12 GMT
    Thursday, May 4 2017 6:19 PM EDT2017-05-04 22:19:32 GMT

    Following a devastating football injury in October, a Clarendon High School football player is finally back home.

    Following a devastating football injury in October, a Clarendon High School football player is finally back home.

  • Voting locations throughout Panhandle

    Voting locations throughout Panhandle

    Friday, February 12 2016 8:14 PM EST2016-02-13 01:14:14 GMT
    Wednesday, April 12 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-04-12 20:50:44 GMT

    Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on May 16 Below is a list of acceptable forms of ID and voting locations throughout the Panhandle.

    Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on May 16 Below is a list of acceptable forms of ID and voting locations throughout the Panhandle.

  • Upcoming National Geographic special on Columbia tragedy to feature East Texans

    Upcoming National Geographic special on Columbia tragedy to feature East Texans

    Friday, January 29 2016 5:48 PM EST2016-01-29 22:48:52 GMT
    Friday, January 29 2016 6:13 PM EST2016-01-29 23:13:52 GMT

    The 13th anniversary of the fall of Shuttle Columbia is Monday. Aside from regional observances that begin as early as Saturday, National Geographic will air a recently produced special about the disaster on its channel Sunday night.

    The 13th anniversary of the fall of Shuttle Columbia is Monday. Aside from regional observances that begin as early as Saturday, National Geographic will air a recently produced special about the disaster on its channel Sunday night.

  • Amarillo man arrested after weekend stabbing

    Amarillo man arrested after weekend stabbing

    Monday, February 8 2016 2:08 PM EST2016-02-08 19:08:17 GMT
    Monday, July 18 2016 6:23 PM EDT2016-07-18 22:23:04 GMT
    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - An Amarillo man is now behind bars for allegedly stabbing a relative.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - An Amarillo man is now behind bars for allegedly stabbing a relative.

  • Xcel Energy is first US utility company using advanced drone technology

    Xcel Energy is first US utility company using advanced drone technology

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 2:39 PM EST2016-02-03 19:39:12 GMT
    Monday, July 18 2016 6:23 PM EDT2016-07-18 22:23:03 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Xcel Energy is making history with they way they are using advance drone technology.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Xcel Energy is making history with they way they are using advance drone technology.

  • Body found in alley behind V&M Liquor

    Body found in alley behind V&M Liquor

    Thursday, February 18 2016 10:36 AM EST2016-02-18 15:36:12 GMT
    Monday, July 18 2016 3:20 PM EDT2016-07-18 19:20:59 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo Police Corporal Jerry Neufeld tells us they are working on finding out more details about a body that was found early this morning.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo Police Corporal Jerry Neufeld tells us they are working on finding out more details about a body that was found early this morning.

  • Panhandle in "critical need" for electricians

    Panhandle in "critical need" for electricians

    Thursday, February 4 2016 5:36 PM EST2016-02-04 22:36:25 GMT
    Monday, July 18 2016 3:20 PM EDT2016-07-18 19:20:58 GMT

    Available employees for one trade in the panhandle have declined drastically.

    Available employees for one trade in the panhandle have declined drastically.

  • #WeAre10

    #WeAre10

    Sunday, February 7 2016 6:12 PM EST2016-02-07 23:12:10 GMT
    Friday, April 22 2016 1:44 PM EDT2016-04-22 17:44:31 GMT

    The Panhandle is full of unique and amazing stories and NewsChannel10 wants to capture your story and share it.

    The Panhandle is full of unique and amazing stories and NewsChannel10 wants to capture your story and share it.

  • Two dead in Pampa after car attempts to cross train tracks

    Two dead in Pampa after car attempts to cross train tracks

    Friday, March 4 2016 9:26 AM EST2016-03-04 14:26:52 GMT
    Friday, March 4 2016 10:36 AM EST2016-03-04 15:36:28 GMT

    PAMPA, TX (KFDA) - Two young men from Pampa have died after their vehicle was hit by a train overnight.

    PAMPA, TX (KFDA) - Two young men from Pampa have died after their vehicle was hit by a train overnight.

  • Fatal car accident at 12th & N. Adams

    Fatal car accident at 12th & N. Adams

    Monday, February 29 2016 1:13 PM EST2016-02-29 18:13:08 GMT
    Monday, February 29 2016 7:16 PM EST2016-03-01 00:16:05 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo police are still investigating a fatal accident that happened this morning at 12th and North Adams.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo police are still investigating a fatal accident that happened this morning at 12th and North Adams.

  • Police investigate E. Amarillo Blvd. shooting, suspect in custody

    Police investigate E. Amarillo Blvd. shooting, suspect in custody

    Monday, February 29 2016 11:40 AM EST2016-02-29 16:40:02 GMT
    Monday, February 29 2016 7:07 PM EST2016-03-01 00:07:15 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A person at a local business called Amarillo Police at approximately 10:35 a.m. reporting a shooting that had just occurred in the 4700 block of Amarillo Blvd. East.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A person at a local business called Amarillo Police at approximately 10:35 a.m. reporting a shooting that had just occurred in the 4700 block of Amarillo Blvd. East.

  • Amarillo man dies after motorcycle crash

    Amarillo man dies after motorcycle crash

    Monday, February 29 2016 12:25 PM EST2016-02-29 17:25:17 GMT
    Monday, February 29 2016 12:41 PM EST2016-02-29 17:41:09 GMT

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - An Amarillo man is dead after his motorcycle crashed into a fence over the weekend. 

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - An Amarillo man is dead after his motorcycle crashed into a fence over the weekend. 

  • Local first responders prepare for active shooter situation

    Local first responders prepare for active shooter situation

    Monday, February 29 2016 6:41 AM EST2016-02-29 11:41:39 GMT
    Monday, February 29 2016 10:29 AM EST2016-02-29 15:29:51 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Active shooter situations are becoming more common in the United States, but our public safety officers are working to make sure they are prepared if an event happens in the panhandle.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Active shooter situations are becoming more common in the United States, but our public safety officers are working to make sure they are prepared if an event happens in the panhandle.

  • Early morning house fire

    Early morning house fire

    Friday, February 19 2016 12:10 PM EST2016-02-19 17:10:10 GMT
    Friday, February 19 2016 5:11 PM EST2016-02-19 22:11:38 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Fire crews responded to a house fire around 5:30 this morning on Northeast 14th Street.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Fire crews responded to a house fire around 5:30 this morning on Northeast 14th Street.

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters partnering with local police for a new "Bigs In Blue" mentor program

    Big Brothers Big Sisters partnering with local police for a new "Bigs In Blue" mentor program

    Friday, February 19 2016 11:20 AM EST2016-02-19 16:20:36 GMT
    Friday, February 19 2016 12:07 PM EST2016-02-19 17:07:18 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Texas Panhandle is now partnering with local police for a new "Bigs In Blue" mentor program. Big Brothers Big Sisters is hoping this partnership with police will provide role models and help youth have positive involvement with police.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Texas Panhandle is now partnering with local police for a new "Bigs In Blue" mentor program. 

  • Victim in Amber Alert said to be in grave danger after machete attack

    Victim in Amber Alert said to be in grave danger after machete attack

    Friday, February 19 2016 5:55 AM EST2016-02-19 10:55:09 GMT

    EL RENO, OK (KFDA) - Authorities have issued an Amber Alert for a child who went missing following a machete attack that critically injured two people in El Reno, Oklahoma, late Wednesday night.  

    EL RENO, OK (KFDA) - Authorities have issued an Amber Alert for a child who went missing following a machete attack that critically injured two people in El Reno, Oklahoma, late Wednesday night.  

  • Texas mom accused of waterboarding special-needs son

    Texas mom accused of waterboarding special-needs son

    Thursday, February 18 2016 3:15 PM EST2016-02-18 20:15:43 GMT
    Thursday, February 18 2016 4:56 PM EST2016-02-18 21:56:19 GMT

    Police said a special-needs boy was punished with torture techniques after allegedly inappropriately touching a dog's rear end.

    Police said a special-needs boy was punished with torture techniques after allegedly inappropriately touching a dog's rear end.

  • Fugitive File: April Denee Gist in custody

    Fugitive File: April Denee Gist in custody

    Thursday, February 11 2016 12:11 PM EST2016-02-11 17:11:40 GMT

    Officers say 34 year-old April Denee Gist was located and arrested in the 100 block of North Prospect at around 2:20 Wednesday afternoon.

    Officers say 34 year-old April Denee Gist was located and arrested in the 100 block of North Prospect at around 2:20 Wednesday afternoon.

  • Semi rollover on Tascosa Rd. & Loop 3352

    Semi rollover on Tascosa Rd. & Loop 3352

    Wednesday, February 17 2016 9:04 AM EST2016-02-17 14:04:09 GMT
    Wednesday, February 17 2016 2:36 PM EST2016-02-17 19:36:26 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A semi hauling liquid nitrogen rolled over at Tascosa Road & Loop 335 Wednesday morning.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A semi hauling liquid nitrogen rolled over at Tascosa Road & Loop 335 Wednesday morning.

  • Tommy Latham Pays It Forward

    Tommy Latham Pays It Forward

    Wednesday, February 17 2016 6:11 AM EST2016-02-17 11:11:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 17 2016 7:37 AM EST2016-02-17 12:37:25 GMT

    In this week's Pay It Forward we met our next playmaker Tommy on a sunny and cool morning in Amarillo.  

    In this week's Pay It Forward we met our next playmaker Tommy on a sunny and cool morning in Amarillo.  

  • Residents stabbed, shot; Police investigate

    Residents stabbed, shot; Police investigate

    Friday, February 12 2016 6:24 AM EST2016-02-12 11:24:30 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo police are investigating an alleged sexual assault that left two people requiring medical attention.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo police are investigating an alleged sexual assault that left two people requiring medical attention.

  • DPS seize $169,000 worth of marijuana

    DPS: Troopers seize $1.6M worth of drugs in recent traffic stops

    DPS: Troopers seize $1.6M worth of drugs in recent traffic stops

    Friday, February 12 2016 12:16 PM EST2016-02-12 17:16:46 GMT
    Friday, February 12 2016 3:09 PM EST2016-02-12 20:09:17 GMT

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) – Thursday, February 12th, Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers say they seized over $169,000 worth of marijuana.   

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) – Thursday, February 12th, Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers say they seized over $169,000 worth of marijuana.   

  • Puppy's collar likely caused Mississippi home's explosion

    Puppy's collar likely caused Mississippi home's explosion

    Friday, February 12 2016 7:42 AM EST2016-02-12 12:42:34 GMT
    Friday, February 12 2016 12:02 PM EST2016-02-12 17:02:00 GMT

    GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Blame the dog. That's the conclusion fire investigators have reached regarding a gas explosion at a Mississippi home.

    GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) -  Blame the dog. That's the conclusion fire investigators have reached regarding a gas explosion at a Mississippi home.

  • Cause of range fires in 3 counties under investigation

    Cause of range fires in 3 counties under investigation

    Thursday, February 11 2016 11:46 AM EST2016-02-11 16:46:02 GMT

    HARTLEY COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - Hartley County officials are working to find the cause of a range fire that burned more than 4,000 acres of land Wednesday. 

    HARTLEY COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - Hartley County officials are working to find the cause of a range fire that burned more than 4,000 acres of land Wednesday. 

  • Free medical pot for life offered to veterans, cancer patients

    Free medical pot for life offered to veterans, cancer patients

    Wednesday, February 10 2016 9:45 PM EST2016-02-11 02:45:44 GMT
    Wednesday, February 10 2016 9:45 PM EST2016-02-11 02:45:43 GMT

    A California businessman said he is able to offer some cancer patients and veterans free medical pot for life because of other business ventures related to pot. 

    A California businessman said he is able to offer some cancer patients and veterans free medical pot for life because of other business ventures related to pot. 

  • Amarillo Police investigating late night robbery

    Amarillo Police investigating late night robbery

    Amarillo Police investigating late night robbery

    Wednesday, February 10 2016 11:45 AM EST2016-02-10 16:45:43 GMT
    Wednesday, February 10 2016 12:31 PM EST2016-02-10 17:31:07 GMT

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - Tuesday night APD officers responded to CEFCO at 1600 East Amarillo Blvd. on a robbery call.

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - Tuesday night APD officers responded to CEFCO at 1600 East Amarillo Blvd. on a robbery call.

  • Lake improvements continue as water pours in

    Lake improvements continue as water pours in

    Tuesday, February 9 2016 9:42 AM EST2016-02-09 14:42:57 GMT
    Wednesday, February 10 2016 10:50 AM EST2016-02-10 15:50:57 GMT

    LAKE MEREDITH NATIONAL RECREATION AREA -- Water is continuing to pour into Lake Meredith, the manmade reservoir created more than 50 years ago to provide recreational activities for visitors. 

    LAKE MEREDITH NATIONAL RECREATION AREA - Water is continuing to pour into Lake Meredith, the manmade reservoir created more than 50 years ago to provide recreational activities for visitors. 

  • Early morning apartment fire

    Early morning apartment fire

    Wednesday, February 10 2016 9:57 AM EST2016-02-10 14:57:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 10 2016 10:05 AM EST2016-02-10 15:05:12 GMT
    (Source: KFDA)(Source: KFDA)

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The cause of an early morning fire is under investigation. 

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The cause of an early morning fire is under investigation. 

  • One man dead from accident that police say could be the result of street racing

    One man dead from accident that police say could be the result of street racing

    Wednesday, February 10 2016 1:23 AM EST2016-02-10 06:23:06 GMT
    Wednesday, February 10 2016 8:05 AM EST2016-02-10 13:05:31 GMT

    AMARILLO - Amarillo police shut down the overpass between Adams and Hughes Streets Tuesday evening due to a wreck involving at least two cars. 

    AMARILLO - Amarillo police shut down the overpass between Adams and Hughes Streets Tuesday evening due to a wreck involving at least two cars. 

  • Law enforcement get schooled in animal cruelty

    Law enforcement get schooled in animal cruelty

    Tuesday, February 9 2016 4:18 PM EST2016-02-09 21:18:22 GMT
    Tuesday, February 9 2016 5:20 PM EST2016-02-09 22:20:10 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare is hosting a course this week to help teach law enforcement about investigating animal cruelty cases. 

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare is hosting a course this week to help teach law enforcement about investigating animal cruelty cases. 

  • Missing Person Alert

    Missing Person Alert

    Tuesday, February 9 2016 3:21 PM EST2016-02-09 20:21:26 GMT
    Tuesday, February 9 2016 4:50 PM EST2016-02-09 21:50:24 GMT

    FORT STOCKTON, TX (KFDA) - The Fort Stockton Police Department is currently looking for an elderly man that is missing and has Alzheimer’s. 

    FORT STOCKTON, TX (KFDA) - The Fort Stockton Police Department is currently looking for an elderly man that is missing and has Alzheimer’s. 

  • Hereford police seek shooting suspect

    Hereford police seek shooting suspect

    Tuesday, February 9 2016 9:30 AM EST2016-02-09 14:30:21 GMT
    Tuesday, February 9 2016 1:17 PM EST2016-02-09 18:17:16 GMT

    HEREFORD, TX (KFDA) - Hereford Police are searching for a suspect after two men were found shot. 

    HEREFORD, TX (KFDA) - Hereford Police are searching for a suspect after two men were found shot. 

  • Borger group to hold candidate forum

    Borger group to hold candidate forum

    Borger group to hold candidate forum

    Tuesday, February 9 2016 11:13 AM EST2016-02-09 16:13:16 GMT
    Tuesday, February 9 2016 11:35 AM EST2016-02-09 16:35:35 GMT
     Borger, TX (KFDA) - The Hutchinson County Republican Women are hosting a Republican Candidate's forum tonight.

     Borger, TX (KFDA) - The Hutchinson County Republican Women are hosting a Republican Candidate's forum tonight.

  • Fire and burn hazard warrants recall of toy construction trucks

    Fire and burn hazard warrants recall of toy construction trucks

    Monday, February 8 2016 9:21 AM EST2016-02-08 14:21:29 GMT

     GOODLETTSVILLE, TN (KFDA) - A popular retailer is recalling 27,000 construction truck toys. 

     GOODLETTSVILLE, TN (KFDA) - A popular retailer is recalling 27,000 construction truck toys. 

  • Traffic stop leads to recovery of stolen weapon

    Traffic stop leads to recovery of stolen weapon

    Monday, February 8 2016 2:10 PM EST2016-02-08 19:10:04 GMT
    A traffic stop in north Amarillo leads police to finding a weapon that has been missing for ten years.

    A traffic stop in north Amarillo leads police to finding a weapon that has been missing for ten years.

  • Fugitive File: Jorge Hernandez located and arrested

    Fugitive File: Jorge Hernandez located and arrested

    Thursday, February 4 2016 5:01 PM EST2016-02-04 22:01:45 GMT

    UPDATE: AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo Police Dept. PACE officers located and arrested Jorge Hernandez in the 200 block of S. Pierce on Friday, February 5th.

    UPDATE: AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo Police Dept. PACE officers located and arrested Jorge Hernandez in the 200 block of S. Pierce on Friday, February 5th.

  • Weekend arrest puts two men in jail

    Weekend arrest puts two men in jail

    Monday, February 8 2016 1:17 PM EST2016-02-08 18:17:47 GMT
    Monday, February 8 2016 1:30 PM EST2016-02-08 18:30:31 GMT
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    Amarillo, TX - APD arrested two men in a stolen car this weekend. 

    Amarillo, TX - APD arrested two men in a stolen car this weekend. 

  • Clovis High School hosts food drive

    Clovis High School hosts food drive

    Monday, February 8 2016 12:46 PM EST2016-02-08 17:46:07 GMT
    Monday, February 8 2016 1:25 PM EST2016-02-08 18:25:14 GMT

    CLOVIS, NM (KFDA) - The Clovis High School Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) will be hosting a food drive on campus during the week of Feb. 7-13 in honor of National FCCLA week.  

    CLOVIS, NM (KFDA) - The Clovis High School Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) will be hosting a food drive on campus during the week of Feb. 7-13 in honor of National FCCLA week.  

  • Community invited to 'Spring Forward for Education'

    Community invited to 'Spring Forward for Education'

    Monday, February 8 2016 9:47 AM EST2016-02-08 14:47:09 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - In less than a month the CISD Education Foundation will see the results of their hard work to raise money for scholarships and grants. 

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - In less than a month the CISD Education Foundation will see the results of their hard work to raise money for scholarships and grants. 

  • Lane Closures

    Lane Closures

    Sunday, February 7 2016 8:30 PM EST2016-02-08 01:30:06 GMT
    Monday, February 8 2016 6:52 AM EST2016-02-08 11:52:45 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) -  A few lane closures may affect your morning commute on Monday.  

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) -  A few lane closures may affect your commute this week.  

  • Portales juvenile convicted in murder of college student

    Portales juvenile convicted in murder of college student

    Friday, February 5 2016 6:45 PM EST2016-02-05 23:45:31 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 6:56 PM EST2016-02-05 23:56:00 GMT

    PORTALES, NM (KFDA) - Portales teenager DeAngelo Montoya was convicted of second degree murder among other charges Friday

    PORTALES, NM (KFDA) - Portales teenager DeAngelo Montoya was convicted of second degree murder among other charges Friday

  • Felon in possession of pistol, body armor, arrested in Amarillo

    Felon in possession of pistol, body armor, arrested in Amarillo

    Felon in possession of pistol, body armor, arrested in Amarillo

    Friday, February 5 2016 12:18 PM EST2016-02-05 17:18:42 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 5:54 PM EST2016-02-05 22:54:39 GMT

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - On Wednesday, February 3rd, around 10:25pm, APD officers were sent to the 2600 block of Olive on a report of someone with a gun. 

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - On Wednesday, February 3rd, around 10:25pm, APD officers were sent to the 2600 block of Olive on a report of someone with a gun. 

  • NASA astronaut, Texas native dead at 85

    NASA astronaut, Texas native dead at 85

    Friday, February 5 2016 4:31 PM EST2016-02-05 21:31:13 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 5:22 PM EST2016-02-05 22:22:24 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Edgar D. Mitchell, a Hereford-born astronaut who was the sixth person to walk on the moon, has died. He was 85. 

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Edgar D. Mitchell, a Hereford-born Astronaut who was the sixth person to walk on the moon, has died. He was 85. 

  • Bridgestone-Firestone recalls over 36,000 truck tires

    Bridgestone-Firestone recalls over 36,000 truck tires

    Friday, February 5 2016 5:19 PM EST2016-02-05 22:19:36 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 5:19 PM EST2016-02-05 22:19:36 GMT
    DETROIT (AP) - Bridgestone-Firestone North America is recalling more than 36,000 heavy truck tires in the U.S. and Canada because the tread can separate from the body and cause the tires to fail. 

    DETROIT (AP) - Bridgestone-Firestone North America is recalling more than 36,000 heavy truck tires in the U.S. and Canada because the tread can separate from the body and cause the tires to fail. 

  • APD investigation finds stolen car, fugitive

    APD investigation finds stolen car, fugitive

    APD investigation finds stolen car, fugitive

    Friday, February 5 2016 11:20 AM EST2016-02-05 16:20:58 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 2:26 PM EST2016-02-05 19:26:08 GMT

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - Friday morning, around 1:40 AM APD PACE officers were looking for a wanted man in the 3400 block of S Rusk. 

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - Friday morning, around 1:40 AM APD PACE officers were looking for a wanted man in the 3400 block of S Rusk. 

  • Autopsy: Blunt force killed 10-week old found in Amarillo

    Autopsy: Blunt force killed 10-week old found in Amarillo

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:44 PM EST2016-02-03 23:44:06 GMT
    Thursday, February 4 2016 3:40 PM EST2016-02-04 20:40:25 GMT
    Police suspect Briana Riley, 19, of murdering a 10-week old toddler found dead Monday. She is currently being held at the Randall County Jail.Police suspect Briana Riley, 19, of murdering a 10-week old toddler found dead Monday. She is currently being held at the Randall County Jail.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Special Crimes is investigating the death of a ten-week old baby as a homicide.  

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Special Crimes is investigating the death of a ten-week old baby as a homicide.  

  • Three people arrested after APD finds counterfeit bills and drugs

    Three people arrested after APD finds counterfeit bills and drugs

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 4:07 PM EST2016-02-03 21:07:24 GMT
    Wednesday, February 3 2016 7:08 PM EST2016-02-04 00:08:52 GMT

    Amarillo, TX - Amarillo Police arrested three people after finding counterfeit money and drugs in their vehicle. 

    Amarillo, TX - Amarillo Police arrested three people after finding counterfeit money and drugs in their vehicle. 

  • Middle school student arrested for graffiti threat

    Middle school student arrested for graffiti threat

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:06 PM EST2016-02-03 23:06:40 GMT
    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:21 PM EST2016-02-03 23:21:45 GMT

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - A Travis Middle School student has been arrested in relation to a threatening message left in a bathroom.

    Amarillo, TX (KFDA) - A Travis Middle School student has been arrested in relation to a threatening message left in a bathroom.

  • Suspect faces multiple charges after resisting arrest

    Suspect faces multiple charges after resisting arrest

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 5:10 PM EST2016-02-03 22:10:36 GMT
    Wednesday, February 3 2016 5:48 PM EST2016-02-03 22:48:52 GMT

    Amarillo, TX - Officers arrest man for intoxicated driving.

    Amarillo, TX - Officers arrest man for intoxicated driving.

  • OSHA fines the Texas Panhandle Foundation $42,000

    OSHA fines the Texas Panhandle Foundation $42,000

    Tuesday, February 2 2016 11:13 AM EST2016-02-02 16:13:24 GMT
    Tuesday, February 2 2016 10:45 PM EST2016-02-03 03:45:23 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - After seven months OSHA has fined the Texas Panhandle Heritage Foundation $42,000 for the death of an employee. 

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - After seven months OSHA has fined the Texas Panhandle Heritage Foundation $42,000 for the death of an employee. 

  • Technology changes . . . but the weather balloons still fly

    Technology changes . . . but the weather balloons still fly

    Tuesday, February 2 2016 7:20 PM EST2016-02-03 00:20:51 GMT
    Tuesday, February 2 2016 7:33 PM EST2016-02-03 00:33:11 GMT

    Twice daily, the Amarillo office of the National Weather Service sends balloons high into the upper reaches of Earth's atmosphere. The NWS staff has been doing it for decades. What has changed? How has technology affected the operation?

    Twice daily, the Amarillo office of the National Weather Service sends balloons high into the upper reaches of Earth's atmosphere. The NWS staff has been doing it for decades. What has changed? How has technology affected the operation?

  • Police: One arrested in connection to school threat

    Police: One arrested in connection to school threat

    Tuesday, February 2 2016 4:31 PM EST2016-02-02 21:31:50 GMT
    Tuesday, February 2 2016 6:38 PM EST2016-02-02 23:38:22 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo police have identified a juvenile suspect in connection to a recent social media threat seemingly targeted at an Amarillo high school. 

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo police have identified a juvenile suspect in connection to a recent social media threat seemingly targeted at an Amarillo high school. 

  • 10 lbs of methamphetamine found in spare tire

    10 lbs of methamphetamine found in spare tire

    Tuesday, February 2 2016 5:35 PM EST2016-02-02 22:35:04 GMT
    Tuesday, February 2 2016 5:40 PM EST2016-02-02 22:40:37 GMT

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - One man is arrested after the Potter County Sheriff's deputy found 10 pounds of methamphetamine in a spare tire.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - One man is arrested after the Potter County Sheriff's deputy found 10 pounds of methamphetamine in a spare tire.

  • Police investigating stabbing near downtown

    Police investigating stabbing near downtown

    Tuesday, February 2 2016 11:41 AM EST2016-02-02 16:41:04 GMT

    No arrests have been made as police continue to investigate a stabbing that took place Monday morning.

    No arrests have been made as police continue to investigate a stabbing that took place Monday morning.

  • Amarillo Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week

    Amarillo Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week

    Tuesday, February 2 2016 3:41 PM EST2016-02-02 20:41:16 GMT
    Tuesday, February 2 2016 4:19 PM EST2016-02-02 21:19:08 GMT
    Amarillo, TX - Amarillo Crime stoppers is asking for help with this week's "Crime of the week". A storage facility in the 5300 block of Canyon Drive was reportedly broken into between 4:30 and 5 a.m. Jan. 29th. Reports say the suspect damaged the security gate and took a travel trailer. The amount of damage and property stolen is valued around $20,000. A video of the theft can be seen online at www.amapolice.org. If you have any information about this or any other unsolved ...

    Amarillo, TX - Amarillo Crime stoppers is asking for help with this week's "Crime of the week". A storage facility in the 5300 block of Canyon Drive was reportedly broken into between 4:30 and 5 a.m. Jan. 29th. Reports say the suspect damaged the security gate and took a travel trailer. The amount of damage and property stolen is valued around $20,000. A video of the theft can be seen online at www.amapolice.org. If you have any information about this or any other unsolved ...

  • Amarillo man in critical condition after motorcycle wreck

    Amarillo man in critical condition after motorcycle wreck

    Monday, February 1 2016 1:14 PM EST2016-02-01 18:14:30 GMT
    Monday, February 1 2016 2:20 PM EST2016-02-01 19:20:43 GMT
    Amarillo, TX - A local man is in critical condition after police say his motorcycle crashed into another vehicle. 

    Amarillo, TX - A local man is in critical condition after police say his motorcycle crashed into another vehicle. 

  • River Road hosts first ever book drive

    River Road hosts first ever book drive

    Monday, February 1 2016 1:07 PM EST2016-02-01 18:07:11 GMT
    Monday, February 1 2016 1:12 PM EST2016-02-01 18:12:33 GMT
    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - River Road ISD is hosting their first ever book drive for needy children in their district.

    AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - River Road ISD is hosting their first ever book drive for needy children in their district.

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